We remember Alexander Swan Leitch

We remember Alexander Swan Leitch

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Timeline

Timeline

1887
sibling John Leitch Source:9478100 1887
1892
sibling Agnes Laing Leitch Source:9478100 1892
1896
birth Kinghorn, Fifeshire United Kingdom Source:9478104 18th March 1896
1896
location 10 High Street, Kinghorn, Fifeshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9478104 1896
1911
employment Assistant Grocer Kinghorn, Fifeshire United Kingdom Source:9478104 1911
1915
enlistment Kirkcaldy, Fifeshire United Kingdom Source:9478104 27th April 1915
1915
employment Golf Club Maker Kinghorn, Fifeshire United Kingdom Source:9478104 1915
service British Army Private S/17973 Cameron Highlanders Source:2630580
service British Army Serjeant S/17973 Cameron Highlanders Source:2630580
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:2630580
1918
death Killed in Action France Source:9399098 Source:9478104 28th March 1918
burial Arras Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Source:9399098

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Alexander Swan
Initials AS
Last Name Leitch
Source 9478100
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
10 High Street, Kinghorn, Fifeshire United Kingdom parents address known 1896
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army S/17973 Cameron Highlanders Private
British Army S/17973 Cameron Highlanders Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
David Leitch father
Rachel Duncan mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Leitch brother 1887
Agnes Laing Leitch sister 1892

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Keith1947
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Keith1947
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Keith1947

External Evidence

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Kinghorn Remembers 1914-1919 Lesley142409

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Kinghorn War Memorial Lesley142409

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